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FS 1959 Single Cab Rat Ute
benbus - September 7th, 2010 at 10:59 PM

Must sell our 59 Single cab to finance the next project!

It has:
- 11 months rego,
- cross-drilled front discs,
- IRS rear end,
- beetle gearbox,
- chrome fuchs with porsche stud pattern (6" back 4.5" on front),
- adjustable springlplates and adjusters in front end
- drop spindles,
- original safaris,
- 1600 twinport engine,
- all new tie rods, bearings,
- working semaphores,
- 12V conversion,
- bay window fuel tank,
- leather interior and matching headlining, kick panels and door cards,
- all new rubbers.

Sheet metal that has been replaced includes:
- new tray,
- treasure chest floor,
- inner and outer sills,
- battery tray,
- outriggers,
- jacking points,
- cross members,
- front floor-halves,

Car is located in Byron Bay, 2481
Looking for offers around $28K.
Call Ben on 0408 626 343

vw1963 - September 15th, 2010 at 09:20 PM

man this thing is awesome.wish i had the money and space for it.

Bahama Betty - September 16th, 2010 at 07:08 PM

Is this still up for sale?

crsedge - September 17th, 2010 at 07:39 AM

Originally posted by Bahama Betty
Is this still up for sale?

It hasn't been posted long so likely, give Ben a call if you are interested :cool:


benbus - September 17th, 2010 at 10:46 PM

Yeh, still for sale

yortle - February 17th, 2011 at 01:08 PM

Surely this ute is gone! If not why not?

krisko - February 17th, 2011 at 03:10 PM

yep - i have it now :cool:

yortle - February 18th, 2011 at 06:28 AM

Krisko, didn't you just sell that other, equally cool single cab?? Great buy, next time...........

krisko - February 18th, 2011 at 12:52 PM

Originally posted by yortle
Krisko, didn't you just sell that other, equally cool single cab?? Great buy, next time...........

yep couldn't resist the earlier model :crazy: semaphores and all that sunburn!

tweaking it here and there to make it a daily and then bigger motor :cool:

t2 - February 18th, 2011 at 03:16 PM

nice one

yortle - February 20th, 2011 at 05:32 PM

Yeah, I'm with ya!

krisko - June 1st, 2011 at 08:29 AM

could be up for grabs again as i'm coming to terms with an apprentice wage funding my mortgage :sniffle:

pm if interested, now running 1835 with twin kads
could supply with 1600
original ribbed ute bars
less extreme front beam fitted - 5inch narrowed can be supplied as pictured

have been using this as a daily driver and ironed out all the annoyances - not happy about the prospect of sale

No Dunes - August 20th, 2013 at 07:54 PM

Hey Krisko , Its a long shot but is the 59 for sale

h - August 20th, 2013 at 09:18 PM


wiseoldub - August 21st, 2013 at 08:11 PM

Very. Very. Long shot

No Dunes - August 21st, 2013 at 10:24 PM

No Harm in asking

krisko - August 22nd, 2013 at 09:43 PM

sorry been sold a long time now, man that was a nice ute!

wiseoldub - August 29th, 2013 at 03:01 PM

Shoulda kept it......
But, there's always another.....